REVIEW Yr Amgueddfa (S1 E1/6)

The inexorable march of the Welsh crime thriller continues, thanks to this new, six-part series on S4C. Penned by the prolific Fflur Dafydd, the brilliant creative mind involved with the likes of 35 Awr and 35 Dirwnod, Yr Amgueddfa (The Museum in English) threatens to provide another neat spin on the genre. Quietly, Welsh crime…

REVIEW Mare of Easttown (S1 E7/7)

Wow. OK. They did it. They actually did it. In 2021, a crime drama actually managed to deliver a satisfactory conclusion to its story. Well, satisfactory for the viewers – not so much the characters, but we’ll get to that. And in doing so, Mare of Easttown immediately becomes the one to beat as front-runner…